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Yale Professor of Environmental Justice Gerald Torres in Conversation with Jonathan F. P. Rose

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Pollution and Pandemics: COVID-19’s Disproportionate Impact on Environmental Justice Communities

Energy and Commerce Committee The Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a remote hearing on Tuesday, June 9, 2020, at 12 p.m. via Cisco Webex. The hearing is entitled, “Pollution and … Continue reading

“Pollution is Segregated” Says the Father of Environmental Justice | Amanpour and Company

Amanpour and Company Mar 3, 2020 The United States of America is segregated, and so is pollution. These words come from the so-called “father of environmental justice,” Robert Bullard. As a sociologist in the 1970s, he shone a light on … Continue reading

Environmental Justice and Racism: Call It for What It Is

Climate One Published on Jan 3, 2020 Dr. Robert Bullard, Winner of the 2019 Stephen Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication, explains the disconnect between civil rights groups and environmental organizations in tackling environmental justice.

2019 Presidential Forum on Environmental Justice

Free Speech TV Dec 5, 2019 The first-ever Presidential Forum on Environmental Justice was held on Friday night in South Carolina. Democracy Now!’s Amy Goodman and former EPA official Mustafa Ali co-moderated the event. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker, … Continue reading

Cory Booker Speaks at Environmental Justice Presidential Forum

Democracy Now! Nov 9, 2019 The first-ever Presidential Forum on Environmental Justice was held on Friday night in South Carolina. Democracy Now!’s Amy Goodman and former EPA official Mustafa Ali co-moderated the event. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker, Tom … Continue reading

Elizabeth Warren Speaks at Environmental Justice Presidential Forum

Democracy Now! Nov 9, 2019 The first-ever Presidential Forum on Environmental Justice was held on Friday night in South Carolina. Democracy Now!’s Amy Goodman and former EPA official Mustafa Ali co-moderated the event. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker, Tom … Continue reading

Environmental Justice – Online Course

Online course in Nature & Environment Environmental Justice Understand how climate change, biodiversity loss and deforestation affect people, exploring justice in environment management. * * * * * NOTE:  Many universities have dealt with these themes for more than 20 … Continue reading

After DNC Rejects Climate Debate, Candidates Discuss Green New Deal, Environmental Justice at Forum

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 5, 2019 Ten Democratic presidential hopefuls took to the stage in New York City Wednesday night for a climate town hall hosted by CNN. The event was held less than two weeks after the Democratic … Continue reading

Harvard Undergraduates for Environmental Justice – HUEJ

POLITICAL ACTION We take targeted political actions to further environmental justice efforts in our campus, city, state, and country. These actions include managing issue-focused campaigns, campaigning for pro-environmental candidates, and lobbying for pro-environmental legislation. EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH We spread awareness of … Continue reading